Savonlinna invests in culture

MDI will carry out the Savonlinna Culture Strategy in cooperation with the City of Savonlinna and the Regional Council of South Savo. The project will develop a cultural strategy for the city of Savonlinna which will also take a broader view of the Saimaa area. Together, Savonlinna and Saimaa, will apply for the title of Capital of Culture 2026. The aim of the work is to strengthen the vitality of Eastern Finland as well as the characteristics and strengths of its culture. The work will include four thematic workshops, bringing together key actors and stakeholders from a regional perspective. The work was commissioned by the City of Savonlinna and the Regional Council of South Savo. The work will be completed in early 2020.

MDI leads the co-creative process of developing, piloting and sharing practices for wellbeing in Sustainable Cities

The challenge bundle work is the cross-cutting co-development of the “Sustainable City” programme, co-ordinated by the Ministry of the Environment, with the aim of producing and sharing information, knowledge and solutions to the challenges linking cities’ management and practice in the area of leading work towards sustainability. The work produces concrete development measures, new ways of doing things and peer learning.

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A new project funded by the Ministry of Agriculture will explore multi-locality from the point of view of companies and their employers: is place-independence becoming the future norm of successful companies?

Although remote working and place-independent work have already been examined extensively from both the public administration implications and individual perspectives,…

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MDI’s Population projection 2022 – a detailed picture of future development and a new scenario for an internationalising Finland

According to the Population projection 2022 published today, Finland’s population will decrease, age, centralise and internationalise. Phenomena and events, as well as the actions of regions and municipalities, greatly influence future population development.

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